Germany unemployment rate

Germany’s unemployment rate decreased to 3.7 by -2.63% on May 2021 from 3.8 in the previous month. On a year on year basis Germany’s unemployment rate decreased by -2.63%. Germany’s unemployment rate trend is down since the current value of 3.7 is lower than the 12 month moving average of 3.95. and the 12 month moving average slope is down. Germany’s unemployment rate 5-year percentile is currently at 71.67%.

Germany unemployment rate Chart

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Date Value
28/02/2022 5,00
31/01/2022 5,10
31/12/2021 5,20
30/11/2021 5,30
31/10/2021 5,40
30/09/2021 5,50
31/08/2021 5,50
31/07/2021 5,60
30/06/2021 3,50
31/05/2021 3,60

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Germany unemployment rate

Germany Unemployment rate Statistics

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Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
unemployment rate de.unemploymentrate 3.7 3.8 -0.0263158 -0.0263158 -1.0 -1.0 0.716667 2021-05-31

Germany Financial Markets

Market Symbol Last Mom Trend Exh RSI 1D% 1W% 1M% 1Y%
DAX DAX 14820.3 0.5 -0.5 -1.05961 58.7161 0.02795 0.02398 0.06583 -0.02579
Germany ETF EWG 29.56 0.5 -0.5 -1.78866 55.4118 0.03248 0.02426 0.05458 -0.11338
FGBX 30Y German Bunds FGBX 190.44 -0.5 -1 -2.4361 36.8228 0.00358 -0.02268 -0.02618 -0.07184
FGBL 10Y German Bunds FGBL 161.37 -0.5 -1 -3.05054 33.9189 0.00224 -0.00659 -0.02988 -0.05972
German 30Y DE.30Y 0.561 0.5 1 2.13958 60.8506 -0.02435 0.26637 0.1639 0.88889
Germany 10-Year Bond Yield DE.10Y 0.633 0 1 3.58797 71.4402 0.08763 0.25099 -9.67123 -2.98433
Germany 5-Year Bond Yield DE.5Y 0.083 -0.5 1 2.96277 59.7249 -0.2906 9.375 -2.38333 -1.14286
Germany 2-year bond yield DE.2Y -0.043 -1 1 4.74499 70.1678 -0.656 -0.80275 -0.94244 -0.93875
Germany Yield Curve DE.YC 0.32 -1 -1 -1.33876 40.9082 -7.25 -32.35 -29.36 -0.62735
Germany Credit Default Swaps CDS.Germany 9.92 0 -1 -0.69392 45.8974 0.97 -2.15 -3.76 -0.18049

Germany Financial News Stream

Germany manufacturing pmi 2022-06-23 10:25:19
Germany services pmi 2022-06-23 10:25:19
Germany composite pmi 2022-06-23 10:25:19

Germany Macroeconomic Indicators

Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
balance of trade de.balanceoftrade 1306.31 7444.07 -82.45 -91.47 Down Down 1.67 2022-05-26
bank lending rate de.banks.lendingrate 1.89 1.9 -0.00526316 0.0327869 -1.0 1.0 1 2021-05-31
banks balance sheet de.banks.bs 9329.29 9321.22 0.000865766 0.0292492 1.0 1.0 0.583333 2021-04-30
building permits de.buildingpermits 27636 30857 -10.44 6.12 Down UP 70 2022-06-22
business confidence de.bizconfidence 93 91.8 1.31 -6.25 Down Down 24.17 2022-05-23
capacity utilization de.caputilization 86.2 81.8 0.0537897 -0.0171038 1.0 -1.0 0.3 2021-04-01
capital flows de.capitalflows -2131.34 8872.94 -124.02 -108.06 Down Down 1.67 2022-06-14
car registrations de.carregistrations 207199 180264 14.94 -10.16 Down Down 21.67 2022-06-06
central bank balance sheet de.cb.assets 2562 2551.4 0.00415458 0.341642 1.0 1.0 0.716667 2021-04-30
composite pmi de.comppmi 51.3 53.7 -4.47 -14.64 Down Down 25 2022-06-23
construction pmi de.constrpmi 45.4 46 -1.3 2.02 Down UP 15 2022-06-11
consumer confidence de.consconfidence -26.5 -15.7 68.79 208.14 Down Down 1.67 2022-04-29
consumer price index cpi de.cpi 117.3 116.2 0.95 7.91 UP UP 100 2022-06-06
core inflation rate de.coreinflationrate 3.8 3.4 11.76 192.31 UP UP 100 2022-05-15
current account de.currentaccount 7400 18767.8 -60.57 -64.82 Down Down 3.33 2022-06-14
current account to gdp de.currentaccountgdp 7 7.5 -0.0666667 0.22807 -1.0 1.0 0 2020-01-31
exports de.exports 122239 137871 -11.34 9.25 UP UP 93.33 2022-05-26
external debt de.externaldebt 5706730 5512140 0.0353021 0.227621 1.0 1.0 0.866667 2021-01-01
fiscal expenditure de.fiscalexp 467.31 438.43 0.0658714 0.250227 1.0 1.0 0.966667 2020-10-01
foreign direct investment de.fdi 16473.5 4717.16 249.22 -10.4 UP Down 80 2022-06-14
foreign exchange reserves de.fxreserves 278174 288953 -3.73 25.76 UP UP 98.33 2022-06-14
gdp de.gdp 3845.63 3949.55 -0.0263119 0.124049 1.0 1.0 0 2019-01-31
Real GDP de.realgdp 805.04 803.45 0.2 -1.11 UP Down 88.33 2022-05-04
gdp growth de.gdpgrowth -1.8 0.5 -4.6 -3.25 -1.0 -1.0 0.158333 2021-01-01
gdp growth annual de.gdpgrowthan 3.7 1.8 105.56 236.36 UP UP 89.17 2022-05-04
gold reserves de.goldres 3358.49 3359.09 -0.02 -0.33 Down Down 1.67 2022-06-11
government budget de.govbudget -4.2 1.5 -3.8 1.47059 -1.0 -1.0 0 2020-01-31
Government budget de.govbudgetvalue -57.2 -68.41 -0.163865 -6.97576 -1.0 -1.0 0.0333333 2020-10-01
government debt de.govdebt 2205400 2171820 0.0154617 0.131444 1.0 1.0 0.733333 2021-01-01
government debt to gdp de.govdebtgdp 69.3 68.7 0.87 -4.55 Down Down 0 2022-04-29
government revenues de.govrev 410.11 370.02 0.108345 0.0698001 1.0 1.0 0.25 2020-10-01
housing index de.housingindex 224.14 222.23 0.86 13.95 UP UP 100 2022-05-23
imports de.imports 120932 130427 -7.28 25.22 UP UP 98.33 2022-05-26
industrial production de.indproduction -2.15 -3.13 -31.31 -107.82 Down Down 43.33 2022-06-11
industrial production mom de.indproductionmm 0.7 -3.7 -118.92 -240 UP UP 66.67 2022-06-11
inflation cpi de.inflationcpi 7.9 7.4 6.76 295 UP UP 100 2022-05-26
interbank rate de.interbankrate -0.54 -0.54 0 0.317073 -1.0 -1.0 0.733333 2021-02-28
interest rate de.interestrate 0.05 0.05 0 0 1.0 -1.0 0.791667 2016-03-09
loans to private sector de.loanprivate 1657.23 1623.41 0.0208327 0.159332 1.0 1.0 0.95 2020-09-01
long term unemployment rate de.ltunemploymentrate 1.2 1.1 0.0909091 -0.294118 -1.0 -1.0 0.391667 2021-01-01
manufacturing pmi de.manpmi 52 54.8 -5.11 -19.25 Down Down 36.67 2022-06-23
money supply m1 de.msm1 2892.1 2898.4 -0.22 6.17 UP UP 98.33 2022-05-04
money supply m2 de.msm2 3699.1 3684.1 0.41 5.14 UP UP 100 2022-06-06
money supply m3 de.msm3 3727.1 3714.7 0.33 5.25 UP UP 100 2022-06-06
Producer Price Index de.producerprices 145.1 141.2 2.76 33.36 UP UP 100 2022-05-18
PPI Index de.producerpricesch 33.5 30.9 8.41 544.23 UP UP 100 2022-05-18
retail sales MoM de.retailsales -5.4 0.9 -700 -245.95 Down Down 8.33 2022-05-26
retail sales de.retailsalesan -0.4 -1.7 -76.47 -105.26 Down Down 22.5 2022-05-26
services pmi de.servpmi 52.4 55 -4.73 -8.87 Down Down 33.33 2022-06-23
unemployment rate de.unemploymentrate 3.7 3.8 -0.0263158 -0.0263158 -1.0 -1.0 0.716667 2021-05-31
youth unemployment rate de.ytunemploymentrate 7.5 7.7 -0.025974 0.0869565 -1.0 1.0 0.766667 2021-05-31
zew economic sentiment index de.zewsentiment -28 -34.3 -18.37 -135.09 Down Down 10 2022-06-16
zew economic current index de.zewcurrent 45.2 47.2 -4.24 -13.08 -1.0 -1.0 0 2021-01-12
IFO Business Climate de.ifo.biz.climate 99.2 96.6 0.0269151 0.230769 1.0 1.0 0.983333 2021-05-31
IFO Business Expectations de.ifo.biz.expectations 102.9 99.2 0.0372984 0.250304 1.0 1.0 0.983333 2021-05-31
IFO Current Conditions de.ifo.current 95.7 94.2 0.0159236 0.211392 1.0 1.0 1 2021-05-31
Construction sector de.esi.constr 1.4 -0.1 -15 -3.33333 1.0 1.0 0.0666667 2021-04-01
Consumer sector de.esi.cons -7.9 -8.2 -0.0365854 -0.515337 1.0 1.0 0.583333 2021-04-01
Manufacturing sector de.esi.man 18.5 11.7 0.581197 -1.55556 1.0 1.0 0.366667 2021-04-01
Retail sector de.esi.ret -8 -14.9 -0.463087 -0.807692 1.0 1.0 0.1 2021-04-01
Services sector de.esi.serv 5.4 -3.4 -2.58824 -1.17822 1.0 1.0 0.166667 2021-04-01
ESI - Economic Composite de.esi.conf 109.4 103.7 0.0549662 0.492497 1.0 1.0 1 2021-04-01

Germany unemployment rate analysis

Germany’s unemployment rate is the percent of the labor force that is jobless. Unemployment rate is a lagging economic indicator. Explore MacroVar financial knowledge base structured by professional fund managers and economists.

Germany unemployment rate trend

Germany unemployment rate trend is in an uptrend when the last value is higher than its twelve-month moving average and its twelve-month moving average slope is positive (last twelve-month moving average is higher than the previous month twelve-month moving average) and vice-versa. MacroVar calculates the number of months the Germany unemployment rate has recorded new highs or lows. Germany unemployment rate trend change is assumed when the specific indicator has recorded a 3-month high / low or more.

Germany unemployment rate momentum

Germany unemployment rate momentum is monitored by calculating its long-term year over year (Y/Y) return and its short-term month on month (M/M) return.